ငန်း

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Burmese[edit]

ငန်း

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *ŋran (goose) (compare Cantonese (ngaan6) from Old Chinese *ŋraːns (‘wild goose’) and Tibetan ངང་པ (ngang pa, goose, wild goose, duck, swan)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ငန်း (ngan:) (Romanization: MLCTS: ngan: | ALA-LC: ṅan‘″ | BGN/PCGN: ngan: | Okell: ngàñ)

  1. goose (grazing waterfowl of the family Anatidae)
  2. swan (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus)